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Goodwood Festival of Speed announces date change

The date of the 2017 Goodwood Festival of Speed has been moved because of a change to the Formula 1 calendar.

Johanna Konta

Konta surprise split from coach after career best year

Eastbourne tennis player Johanna Konta has split from Spanish coach Esteban Carril.

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Jim West 'will be missed enormously by everybody who had the pleasure of knowing him'

Death of Hailsham table tennis stalwart at age of 96

A much-loved chairman, coach, and grandfather who devoted more than 40 years to the Hailsham Table Tennis Club has died at the age of 96.

Tom Brennan

Speedway ace Brennan, 15, signs for Eagles

Tom Brennan is an Eagle in2017. His expected signing was announced last week by club team manager, Connor Dugard.

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Josh Bennett in action at the Hungarian Open. Picture courtesy of the ITTF

Eastbourne's Josh Bennett shines on England duty

Only the eventual champion stopped Josh Bennett as he produced some impressive wins for England at the Hungarian Youth Open.

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Action from OId Dunstionians v Eastbourne. Picture by John Feakins

Old Dunstonians 30, Eastbourne 29: Blue and Golds so close to famous victory

The Blue and Golds travelled to Old Dunstonians with a full squad and looked forward to a vigorous encounter with a Kent side boasting giant locks and swift running backs.

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Konta seals top ten ranking with win in China

Eastbourne’s Johanna Konta will finish the year in the top ten in the world after making a winning start to the WTA Elite Trophy in Zhuhai, China.

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Eastbourne Rovers at Beachy Head

Great performances and personal bests at Beachy Head 10k and marathon

Great performances and course personal bests were achieved by runners from Eastbourne Rovers Ac at the Beachy head 10k and marathon on Saturday 29th October.

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Chairman Martin Dugard

Eagles retain National League KO Cup

Eastbourne retained the National League KO Cup with a 52-38 win over Birmingham at Arlington.

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Action from Sheppey v Eastbourne

Sheppey 40, Eastbourne 19: Depleted Blue and Golds squad beaten

With a severely depleted squad and calling up for willing volunteers from 2nd and 3rd XV players, the Blue and Golds set out on the long journey to face Sheppey placed two rungs lower in the league.

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OCTOBER 2015 EASTBOURNE: Start of the Beachy Head Marathon 2015
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Beachy Head Marathon winner takes first with ‘incredible’ time

The notoriously-tough Beachy Head Marathon was won in an ‘incredible’ time by Sam Humphrey in two hours and 50 minutes today (Saturday, October 29).

Paul Orji

Orji goes for super heavy weight belt at Skateworld

Eastbourne Boxing Club’s Paul Orji will battle for the vacant Southern Counties super-heavyweight belt at Skateworld tonight.

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Johanna Konta

Konta keen to challenge for more titles after defeat in China Open final

Johanna Konta wants to keep progressing and challenge for more titles after climbing into the world’s top 10.

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Johanna Konta

Konta fights back and advances to semi-final at China Open

Eastbourne’s Johanna Konta advanced to the China Open semi-finals after fighting back in remarkable fashion from 4-0 down in the first set to clinch victory over home favourite Zhang Shuai.

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Connor Dugard

Eagles out to book play-off final spot at Arlington

The job is only half done - that is warning the Eastbourne IT First Eagles have received as they head into tonight’s (Friday) crucial match against Kent in the Play Off semi-final second leg.

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Callum Knight

Callum ‘Knighty’ Knight crowned featherweight champion

Eastbourne Boxing Club’s Callum ‘Knighty’ Knight has been crowned the Southern Counties Featherweight Champion.

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Konta cruises into China Open quarter-final

Eastbourne’s Johanna Konta booked her spot in the quarter-finals of the China Open with a rain-delayed 6-1, 3-6, 7-6 victory over Karolina Pliskova in Beijing.

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Finley Jakes

Flying Fin ends season with personal best

Finley Jakes, Eastbourne Rovers T44 classified athlete, finished his season at the England Athletics Age Group Championships at Bedford with a PB in the 200m.

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Action from last year's London Marathon. Picture by Phil Westlake

Sussex runners’ wait is almost over with London Marathon ballot results release

The wait is nearly over. From Monday (10 October) the 253,930 applicants for the 2017 Virgin Money London Marathon will find out if they have been successful in the ballot and have a place in the race on Sunday, April 23.

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Faye McClelland

Paralympic pride for Joe Townsend and Faye McClelland

There were no medals but Eastbourne’s paralympians delivered performances to be proud of at the Rio 2020 Paralympic Games.

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